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consultant , Lawyer , writer , Financial executive

J. Speed Carroll, American Lawyer, financial executive. Bar: New York 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, Japan (foreign legal consultant) 1993-1995. Knox fellow Harvard University, 1962-1963. Member Council on Foreign Rels., New York City, since 1973; trustee Parker School International and Comparative Law Columbia University, since 1992. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1957-1959.

Background

Carroll, J. Speed was born on April 23, 1936 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Son of Horace Bailey and Mary Joe (Durning) Carroll.

Education

University of Texas (Bachelor of Arts, 1957). Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws, cum laude, 1962).

Career

Worked at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton. Admitted to the bar, 1964, New York. 1971, United States. Supreme Court.

1993, Japan as Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi. Phi Beta Kappa. Author: "Legal Aspects of Project Finance," in Sovereign Borrowers: Guidelines on Legal Negotiations with Commercial Lenders, Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation/Butterworths, 1984. "Procurement of Turnkey Projects: The Soprova Problem," in Negotiating Foreign Investments: A Manual for the Third World, International Law Institute, 1982.

Monthly Column, "The Euromarket Lawyer," in Euromoney (with R. Youard), 1981-1984. Consultant on Foreign Law, Nagashima & Ohno, Tokyo, Japan, 1964-1965. Resident at: Paris Office, 1967-1970.

London Office, 1976-1981. Tokyo Office, 1993-1994. New York Office, 1970-1976, 1982-1992, 1994—.

Director, Mitsubishi Trust & Banking Corporation (USA). Member: Association of the Bar of the City of New York. American and International Bar Associations.

New York County Lawyers' Association. American Society of International Law. Union Internationale des Avocats.

International Law Association. American Foreign Law Association (Director, 1975-1976). Council on Foreign Relations.

The First Tokyo Bar Association.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, Japan (foreign legal consultant) 1993-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books and articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member: Association of the Bar of the City of New York. American and International Bar Associations. New York County Lawyers' Association.

American Society of International Law. Union Internationale des Avocats. International Law Association.

American Foreign Law Association (Director, 1975-1976). Council on Foreign Relations. The First Tokyo Bar Association.

Connections

Married Martha Coleman Huff, April 12, 1957. 1 child, Charles Durning.

father:
Horace Bailey Carroll

mother:
Mary Joe (Durning) Carroll

spouse:
Martha Coleman Huff

child:
Charles Durning Carroll